What the flying fox is in that box? It’s something that I’ve been pondering as I looked around the house this week. We’ve had some wonderful sunshine here in the UK and come the weekend it’s hard to resist the draw of the back garden after a week at work. I’m fortunate enough to have … More Minimalism at Home
A life more ordinary. Simplify and take back control. … More Taking Back Control
Good evening! Have you ever bought something that you know you needed but then ended up feeling uneasy each time you used it? If there was ever a purchase that created confusion in my life it was this one: It’s a plastic drinking bottle I bought to use in the gym during my workout. I’ve … More Life in plastic is fantastic?
Well, it has been two weeks since we moved in and so far so good. Everything has a place to live apart from only a couple of boxes that need sorting through. What were the takeaways? 1. Decluttering can’t be done during packing If you have a lot of stuff crammed in to every possible … More Chuck it Out Tuesday: April 2018: I’m Goin’ To Unpack All My Things (and maybe declutter a few)
Great news for us today – we will shortly be moving house! Confession time: the house we are moving to will be bigger than our current house. I know. Kinda breaking the minimalism rule there aren’t we? Supposed to be downsizing my stuff not upsizing and making room for more. The thing is, this is … More Chuck it Out Tuesday: March 2018: Moving on Out
Well hello! Last week was all about developing goals so today I’m sharing my goals for 2018. Just recently, I’ve been listening to the Happier podcast hosted by Gretchen Reuben, author of The Happiness Project and The Four Tendencies. In episode 147, Gretchen and her sister, Liz Clark, who co-hosts, revealed their #18for2018, which quite … More On My List: #18for2018